Reading Challenges

Follow me on Goodreads to see what I’ve been reading! I also publish monthly or bimonthly book reviews. My reading goal for 2019 is to read 66 books!

Summer 2019 Reads

  • The Lost Girls of Paris by Pam Jenoff
  • Lie To Me by J.T. Ellison
  • The Light Over London by Julia Kelly
  • Two Girls Down by Louisa Luna
  • The Accidental Beauty Queen by Teri Wilson
  • When Life Gives You Lululemons by Lauren Weisberger
  • Ladies’ Night by Mary Kay Andrews

Winter and Spring 2019 Reads

  • The Rooster Bar by John Grisham
  • Winter Storms by Elin Hilderbrand
  • My Not So Perfect Life by Sophie Kinsella
  • Meet the Frugalwoods by Elizabeth Willard Thomas
  • Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
  • Class Mom by Laurie Gelman
  • Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell
  • In Dreams Forgotten by Tracie Peterson
  • The Matchmaker by Elin Hildebrand
  • The Storyteller’s Secret by Sejal Badani
  • A Catered Valentine’s Day by Isis Crawford
  • Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
  • Small Admissions by Amy Poeppel
  • The Great Alone by Kristin Hannah
  • All We Ever Wanted by Emily Giffin
  • The Party by Robyn Harding
  • The Firm by John Grisham
  • The Alice Network by Kate Quinn
  • All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
  • The Wedding Night by Sophie Kinsella
  • What Alice Forgot by Liane Moriarty
  • My Oxford Year by Julia Whelan
  • Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan

Fall/Winter 2018 Reads

  • Daring To Hope by Katie Davis Majors
  • The Atomic City Girls by Janet Beard 
  • The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah
  • Ten Thousand Saints by Eleanor Henderson
  • Weekend at Thrackley by Alan Melville
  • The Perfect Couple by Elin Hilderbrand 
  • An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
  • Bonhoeffer by Eric Metaxas 
  • Banana Cream Pie Murder by Joanna Fluke
  • The Weekenders by Mary Kay Andrews 
  • Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng 
  • The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory
  • Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance 
  • Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
  • The Light We Lost by Jill Santopolo
  • Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty
  • I See You by Clare Mackintosh

Summer 2018 Reads

  • Food Babe Way by Vani Hari
  • Freefall to Fly by Rebekah Lyons
  • The Marriage Pact by Michelle Richmond
  • Sisters First by Jenna Bush Hager and Barbara Pierce Bush
  • Beautiful Day by Elin Hilderbrand
  • The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen
  • The Silent Wife by Kerry Fisher
  • The Castaways by Elin Hilderbrand 
  • Workin’ Our Way Home by Ron Hall
  • Surprise Me by Sophie Kinsella
  • Let Me Lie by Clare Mackintosh
  • Boys In the Boat by Daniel James Brown
  • Daring Greatly by Brene Brown
  • Everybody Always by Bob Goff
  • The Lucky Ones by Tiffany Reisz
  • Wonder by R.J. Palacio
  • Summerland by Elin Hilderbrand
  • Nantucket Wedding by Nancy Thayer
  • Love Does by Bob Goff
  • The Identicals by Elin Hilderbrand
  • Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster

total books read for 2018: 48

Top picks for 2018: The Nightingale, Before We Were Yours, Everybody Always, Daring to Hope, Workin’ Our Way Home and Let Me Lie